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Workplace accident claim for personal injury at work and compensation for loss and injury

Employers’ liability for personal injury at work

Employers’ liability Workplace accident claim The case if Vaile v Havering London Borough Council is case is a good example of a workplace accident claim. The decision is based on the law of negligence. Negligence is the failure to take … Continue reading

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Personal Injury accident at Work

Personal Injury at Work How to avoid accidents and injury at work I started my career as a personal injury solicitor working for those who suffered personal injury at work. What is striking is that although the law has been … Continue reading

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Workplace accident claim

Workplace accident claim Workplace accidents are avoidable which means accidents at work should not happen. Compensation can be claimed for the consequences of a workplace accident. The workplace must be risk assessed to avoid accidents and injury at work. If … Continue reading

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Identifying risk of injury to employees – protective equipment

Explanation of employer’s duty to prevent risks and protect by use of personal protective equipment – gloves in this example. Continue reading

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Work at Height Regulations 2005

Safety when working at height Historically most personal injury cases were based in the law of negligence. Negligence is the failure to take reasonable care to avoid likely injury. Over recent years health and safety regulations have been brought into … Continue reading

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